Author: Keep A Breast

Keep a Breast and Katsuya San Diego

This October, Keep A Breast and Katsuya San Diego will be working together to Roll out the Research by calling on local influencers and celebrities to create custom rolls using cancer-fighting ingredients!

Mina Koo Loves Boobies!

One of the best things about working for an international breast cancer non-profit is finding new people from all over the world who care about and support cancer prevention.

Most recently, international pop artist Mina Koo found out about Keep A Breast and wanted to do her part to make a difference.

Check Yourself

EARLY DETECTION Did you know that when breast cancer is detected early, in the localized stage, the 5-year survival rate is with 40% of diagnosed breast cancers being self-detected, establishing what is “normal” for you is an important step to knowing your body.When you educate yourself, you empower yourself to make better decisions. Knowledge is… Read more »

What is Breast Cancer?

Breast cancer is a group of abnormal cells growing in an uncontrolled way, starting in the breast tissue. These cells are called a tumor. Over time these cells can invade other parts of the body, interrupting normal body function, and can lead to death. Nearly all cases of breast cancer occur in women, although men… Read more »

Statistics

According to American Cancer Society: Besides skin cancers, breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed among American women. It accounts for nearly 1 in 3 cases of cancers. Only lung cancer accounts for more cancer deaths among American women. Today, about 1 in 8 women will get breast cancer in their lifetime. A woman… Read more »

Stages

We strongly believe that Early detection can save your life but what if you do get diagnosed? Understage of breast cancer can determine the best way to eliminate it. See below and learn more from the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Stage 0 Stage 0 describes non-invasive breast cancers. There is no evidence of cancer cells… Read more »

Early Detection

PREVENTION IS THE CURE WHAT IS MY RISK? Every woman can decrease her risk of breast cancer by leading a healthy lifestyle, avoiding common toxins that are linked to cancer, and making smart diet choices. However, it is important to recognize that some of the factors that increase a woman’s chances of getting breast cancer… Read more »